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Satya meva jayate slogan is taken from which book

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Asked by aslam, 01 Sep '09 08:10 pm
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Satyameva Jayate" ("Truth Alone Triumphs") is the national motto of India

The origin of the motto is a well-known mantra 3.1.6 from the Mundaka Upanishad .
Answered by anantharaman, 01 Sep '09 08:37 pm

 
  
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"Satyameva Jayate" (satyameva jayate सत्यमेव जयते) (Sanskrit: "Truth Alone Triumphs") is the national motto of India[1]. It is inscribed in Devanagari script at the base of the national emblem, which is an adaptation of the Lion Capital of Asoka at Sarnath, near Varanasi in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The origin of the motto is a well-known mantra 3.1.6 from the mundaka Upanishad. Full mantra as follows.

satyameva jayate nānṛtaṁ
satyena panthā vitato devayānaḥ |
yenā kramantyṛṣayo hyāptakāmā
yatra tat satyasya paramaṁ nidhānam ||

Meaning:

Truth alone triumphs; not falsehood. ...more
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 01 Sep '09 08:13 pm

 
  
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